Affiliated to the RYA
Boat -Macwester Wight Mk2
Called – PENDRAGON
Sail No. 192
Based at Roa Island &
Moored in Walney Channel
Sailing area – Irish Sea
Tel No. 01229-474061
My boat is a Macwester Seaforth called ‘Wander Forth’.
I built her myself from an old and neglected shell which I found in a boat yard in Kent.
She is kept in Ipswich and we enjoy sailing on the East Coast.
Boat; Macewester 26
Nord pas de Calais
tel: 01304 830956 (Dover)
Boat – Weston 8500 a derivative of Varne 27 but with a drop centreplate.
Name “Lotus Eater”
Sail No W25
Based at Pagelsham
Boat, which hasn’t been used for around 4 years, is an Atlanta 8.5named ‘Philippa’ currently on the River Itchen opposite Southampton Football Ground. The intention is to use it this year (and last year!). Current projects, boat archives and Macwester accounts, not necessarily in that order. E-mail:-
Honorary Membership Secretary
I’m married to Chris Nixon (Vice Commodore) and we enjoy weekends on ‘Wander Forth’ (our Macwester Seaforth) from Easter to November each year.
Honorary Editor and Web Site Co-ordinator
North East Area Representative. Our boat is Raniki, a Macwester 28, and we have sailed first out of Fleetwood near Blackpool, and then off the North East coast. Currently based at Royal Quays Marina in North Shields on the River Tyne.E-mail:-
Area Reps Liaison Co-ordinator- and Area Rep for East Anglia.
Sail an Atlanta 8 metre. Sail No. 80. Home berth Island Yacht Club – Canvey Island Thames. E-Mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Janet and Mike sail a Wight MkII, Spirit of Wotton,1980. Sail No: T187, bought as a bare hull/deck moulding in 1975, launched at Rowhedge (R Colne) 1977. Fitting-out completed (sort of) about 1980.
Nowadays we sail out of Tollesbury (R Blackwater) between Ramsgate and Southwold and up to London from time to time.
Robert , a Clinical Dental Technician, is a recent recruit to the MOA committee, having been voted onto the committee at the AGM in Hartlepool in 2012.
Robert has been interested in boats and boating for many years both in ukand abroad
With Mandy(above)Currently owning Raniki a Macwester 28.
South Coast Area Rep Boat is a Macwester Malin named “Frisco Bay” .
Sail no 222
Based at Hornet sailing club, Portsmouth.